Development Associate, Research and Grants

New York, United States



The Development team seeks a passionate and detail-oriented person to support our institutional fundraising activities. The Associate, Research and Grants will work collaboratively with the Deputy Director and other members of the development team to assist with grant activities, content creation and research.

The ideal candidate will be a highly organized self-starter who is eager to grow as a fundraising professional and brings an aptitude for writing, project managing and utilizing systems to increase efficiency.

This position is based in New York City. The candidate selected for this role must be located in or be willing to relocate to New York for this role.



Please be sure to include a thoughtful cover letter outlining why you are interested in this role. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.


Echoing Green accelerates talent that is changing the world for the better.

Through its Fellowships for social entrepreneurs and other innovative leadership development programs, Echoing Green identifies transformational leaders at an early stage, invests deeply in the growth of their ideas and leadership, and builds a broad ecosystem that will support them long into the future.

Echoing Green has been ahead of the curve for more than 30 years, supporting visionaries around the world who are transforming economies and driving toward racial and gender equity, environmental sustainability, and more. Among Echoing Green’s unparalleled community of talent are nearly 800 innovators who have launched organizations including Teach For America, City Year, One Acre Fund, SKS Microfinance, Public Allies, and more. The organization provides seed-funding and leadership development to a new class of Fellows every year and welcomes them into its lifelong community of leaders.


We offer a generous benefits package that includes major medical, dental, a matching 403(b) plan, paid time off, and much more.

As an equal opportunity program, Echoing Green encourages applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, marital status, physical ability or any other legally protected basis.

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